responsAbility Investments AG is an asset manager in the field of development investments and offers professionally-managed investment solutions to private, institutional and public investors.
The company’s investment solutions supply debt and equity financing predominantly to non-listed firms in emerging and developing economies.
Through their inclusive business models, these firms help to meet the basic needs of broad sections of the population and to drive economic development.
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Due to our further growth and local supporting needs we are looking for a motivated colleague in the function of
Senior Investment Officer- Sustainable Food Debt Finance in LATAM
The position is meant for an experienced professional with sound knowledge of structuring private debt transaction and assessing and investing in private companies in LATAM coupled with exceptional network for originating transactions.
Your Main Tasks
Identify prospects and create pipeline, with special focus on long term exposures to private companies in focus countries across Latin America
Structuring transactions to balance risk-return targets of the funds and cash flows and projections of the prospect
Develop themes, gather and synthesize data; develop industry knowledge and contacts to help drive the investment strategy
Lead & manage due diligence for potential new transactions,
Exceptional written analysis of proposed transactions & on-going portfolio transactions, including deal summaries, investment memos and review assessments
Engage closely with portfolio companies, post conclusion of transaction & Continuously monitor portfolio quality
Your Experience and Skills
10-12 years of sound professional experience in lending or investments, with banks, non-bank companies, corporate finance, private debt, venture debt and / or private equity.
Strong understanding of mid-sized entities in Latam, especially in food / agriculture / consumer sectors will be a value add.
Experience in structuring a wide variety of debt transactions, including senior-secured debt, unsecured / sub-debt, mezzanine debt, project finance, convertibles and venture debt.
MBA or comparable and relevant higher education / studies from a top-tier educational institution.
Strong analytical, writing and presentation skills.
Excellent oral and written English language skills.
Interest in and enthusiasm sustainable food and impact investments.